Baby Gillis James Bear Stops


Baby Gillis James Bear Stops III of Eagle Butte, S.D., was born and entered the Spirit World on December 7, 2013, at the Cheyenne River Health Center Eagle Butte, S.D.
He is survived by his Mother Chelsey White Eyes and Father Gillis Bear Stops Jr. of Eagle Butte, S.D.

Funeral Services was at 10:00 a.m., Monday, December 30, 2013, at Rooks Funeral Home of Eagle Butte, S.D.
Interment will follow at Cherry Creek, S.D.

Friends may offer condolences to the family at

Funeral arrangements have been placed in the care of Rooks Funeral Home of Eagle Butte.

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Most recent Eagle Butte Special City Council Meeting held on April 23, 2014. Recording is of the entire open session excluding executive session. Action taken was to restate and re-approve three motions made at the April 9, 2014 session. Approved to move ahead with main street water main replacement project and to open it up to bids. Most recent regular Eagle Butte City Council Meeting on April 9, 2014. Recording records entire meeting excluding a one-hour executive session. Top action taken: approved Tuesday's Ward II election results; rescinded February council action reducing Mayor salary, putting it back to what it was prior to action; appointed Verzella LaPlante Mayor; appointed Tyson LaPlante to fill Ward II seat. Most recent Dupree City Council meeting held on Monday, April 7, 2014. Most recent regular Dupree City Council Meeting held on March 3, 2014. Recording starts shortly after meeting was called to order and runs entire length of meeting. Main discussion points included city streets and the upcoming April election.


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